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Center Arts is the home for our arts and cultural programs. This includes the Reel Affirmations Film Festival (, the OutWrite LGBT Book Festival (, the Capturing Fire Poetry Slam (, and the DC Queer Theatre Festival ( The DC Center has displayed the work of visual artists including: Scott Brooks, Jeff Morin, Tim Tate, Michael Torra, John Borstel and Jorge Neyra.

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Taking the Stage, Taking a Stand: LGBTQ Voices Against Violence

The DC Anti-Violence Project seeks to use spoken word, dance, poetry, visual art, and other forms of artistic expression to bring DC LGBT communities together.....
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June 22nd Support Group to Feature Survivor-Led Art Therapy!

This Friday, our bi-weekly Survivor Support Group will feature art therapy, led by a violence survivor who has used art to heal herself from.....
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Reel Affirmations Presents: Summertime

Reel Affirmations will be screening the film Summertime on Friday, July 22nd for 7pm and 9pm screenings. Summertime tells the story of Carole and Delphine,.....
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Book Launch & Celebration/Lanzamiento de Libro - Washington DC

Celebrate the launch of One of a Kind Like Me/Único Como Yo in Washington DC - a billingual book that affirms freedom of gender.....
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Come See "Normal/Magic" at the Capital Fringe Festival!

Come see "Normal/Magic" at the Capital Fringe Festival this summer! Normal/Magic's performances are July 9th-July 23rd at the A:9 theatre in the MLK Jr......
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Love Unites Us

Join us for the kickoff event for OutWrite Book Festival 2016! This year, we will be hosting a book launch for the new book. "Love.....
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Call For OutWrite 2016 Volunteers!

OutWrite is a celebration of LGBT literature. The nonprofit festival takes place at the DC Center for the LGBT community and consists of readings,.....
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Dance Exchange's Teen Leadership Institute

BE A PART OF THE MOVEMENT! LEARN TO LEAD. CATALYZE CHANGE. On June 23-25th 2016, Dance Exchange, the Teen Leadership Institute, brings together young.....
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World Premiere of I Am Anne Hutchinson/I Am Harvey Milk

Strathmore presents I Am Anne Hutchinson/I Am Harvey Milk Centuries apart, two reluctant prophets stood up for equality and changed the world. This groundbreaking.....
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The DC Center for the LGBT Community
(202) 682-2245
2000 14th Street NW, Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009

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